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KOFY
Dec 7, 2012 9:00pm PST
and young navy vet rap in san francisco received wonderful gifts as token of the community appreciate 80's for the service. katie has the story of 2 brave men who went home today in recycled rides. >> it was on the gas i feel in it. >> navy second class refs the engine of the new car. he couldn't feel the foot on the gas because the right side of the body is mostly paralyze. >> i was actually only in afghanistan for about 8 days. before i was injured on one of the missions i got ak 47 shot through my helmet and hit me in the head that. >> was just before last christmas. it's been a long hard year but jordan fighting hard for recovery. today he got a gift that will help. [applause] refurbished car through rae cycle ride. >> car i have now ace jeep and stick shift and i can't shift with my right hand. >>reporter: when the auto body joined forces with recycle ride others eager to help. progressive insurance and e.insurance donated the car and they fix them up. supporting military is in the company blood. >> my father grandfather the owner of the company his father so it's a cause that i
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2012 8:00pm EST
. [applause] julian served on the navy as a cook and also on the burial dispow -- he's a publish poet and took the first trip to washington, d.c., on a honor flight. next i want to tell you about joe. who is a accompanied by his wife. can you say i had, joe? [applause] many of you know joe but you might not know why. a picture was taken of him in 19 hay for the life magazine. it was called the "human skelton" weighing over 90 pounds. he became one of the most iconic images in world war ii after suffering in the nazi camp. it's only fitting that the 87th birthday of joe is today. [applause] joe and julian's stories have been submitted to bob patrick and the veteran's history project at the library of congress. for years and years researchers can find the interviews and use the stories for the future projects. these men represent the less than 2 million world war ii veterans living today. men and women who fought across the world, to defend and protect not only our country from harm, but something much more fundamental. our freedom. freedom is the big ideal. it's used a lot used in washington, d
ABC
Dec 8, 2012 5:00am PST
your full forecast coming up. >>> this morning a marine and a young navy veteran are enjoying some generous gifts. businesses in san francisco worked together to be able to offer the tokens of appreciation. tokens with four tires and an engine. [engine revving] >> petty officer jordan revs the engine of his car. he couldn't feel his foot on the pedal because his right side of his body is paralyzed. >> i was only in afghanistan about eight days before i was injured. i got ak-47 shots through my helmet and hit me in the head. >> it's been a long, hard year but jordan is fighting hard for his recovery, and he got a gift that will help. a refurbished car through recycled rides. >> the car i have now is a jeep and it's a stick shift so because i can't shift with my right-hand. >> when the auto bodyshop decided to join forces, others were eager to help. pro jess i have insurance and e-surance donated the cars and they fixed them up. >> the owner of the company, my father, his car, it's a cause near and deer to my heart and our company believes in what we are doing. >> they did it times t
ABC
Dec 8, 2012 6:00am PST
for you coming up in just a little bit. >> this morning a marine and a young navy veteran are enjoying generous gifts. businesses in san francisco worked together to be able to offer the tokens of appreciation. tokens with four tires and an engine. [engine revving] >> petty officer jordan revs the engine of his car. he couldn't feel his foot on the pedal because his right side of his body is paralyzed. >> i was only in afghanistan about eight days before i was injured. injured. i got ak-47 shots through my helmet and hit me in the head. >> it's been a long, hard year but jordan is fighting hard for his recovery, and he got a gift that will help. a refurbished car through recycled rides. >> the car i have now is a jeep and it's a stick shift so because i can't shift with my right-hand. >> when the auto bodyshop decided to join forces, others were eager to help. pro jess i have insurance and e-surance donated the cars and they fixed them up. >> the owner of the company, my father, his car, it's a cause near and deer to my heart and our company believes in what we are doing. >> they did
ABC
Dec 8, 2012 8:00am PST
: this morning a marine and one navy veteran are enjoying generous gifts. businesses worked together to offer the tokens with tires and an engine. >> put the foot on the gas. >> jordan steven son revs the engine of his car but he couldn't feel his foot on the gas because his foot is paralyzed. >> i was in afghanistan for eight days. he shot through my helmet and hit me in the head. >> it's been a long hard year but he fighting hard for his cover. he got a gift that will help. a refurbished car for a recycled ride. >> the car is a jeep and stick shift. i can't shifted with my right hand. >> when they decided to join the forces, others were eager to help. progressive insurance donated the cars and chilton fixed them up. >> my father, my grandfather, his father, it's a cause that is near and dear to my heart. >> they did it times two. for marine century sergeant the timing was perfect. he just returned for afghanistan three days ago on a mission to get some wheels. >> he asked me if i really needed a car. it really worked out. i actually didn't know about it until yesterday. >> mike and jordan a
CSPAN
Dec 8, 2012 7:00am EST
to acknowledge julian, and his daughter, julie. can you give a wave? where is julian? julian served in the navy as a cook, and also on the unit for he buried both japanese and american soldiers. he is a published poet. next i want to tell you about joe. who is a company today by his wife. say hi, joe. [applause] many of the now joe, but you might not know why. this picture was taken of him in 1945 in "life" magazine. it was called the human skeleton, weighing only 70 pounds, after suffering and a not a prison camp and the photographic and one of the most iconic images of world war ii. it's only fitting that today is joe's 87th birthday. [applause] >> joe and julie and stories have been submitted to by patrick and the veterans history project and the library of congress, so for years and years researchers and documentarians can find it is envious and use those stories for the future projects. these two men represent the less than 2 million world war ii veterans living today, men and women at all across the world, to defend and protect not only our country from harm, but something much more funda
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2012 11:00pm EST
with my counter parts there. just yesterday in my headquarters, the deputy chief of the pla navy was in hawaii with my headquarters receiving briefings on the future activities that our navies will do together, looking, talking through the issues of the rim of the pacific exercise of which you mentioned that will happen in 20 # 14. we have a growing ability to have a dialogue at the military level that's frank and open. we do that through consulted talks that we do on a periodic basis, and then we build a calendar of events on the areas where we think we'll have the most opportunity to have success working together. we build that calendar of events, and so far, we're having a very good record on meeting objectives and actually completing them. right now, i believe there's, in this time frame, there's exactly -- but there's an hdr exercise we're doing in a bilateral way between the u.s. military, paycom, and the pla. i just sent letters to my counterparts, congratlating them on their promotions, and hoping that we continue to have is a good and open dialogue. in the end, it's, you
CSPAN
Dec 8, 2012 10:00am EST
this happen by standing side by side as one team, as one joint facility, army, navy, air force. you have become one of the best medical teams in the world. and by raising expectations, by making clear that there is always hope, that good things can happen by advancing training, by increasing responsibility, our corpsmen, our medics are now capable of delivering life-saving medical care right there on the battlefield. this is the new standard of medical care, and i'm very proud to say that it is the most advanced in the world. a real revolution has taken place in battlefield medicine. it has truly been a revolution and in our ability to care for the most serious combat injuries. we have also seen that a higher survival rate can result in a new set of complex injuries when our soldiers return home. and you're responding to that challenge as well. here at the center of healing, the center of miracles, you have treated diseases that we've never seen before on our soil. you perform life-saving surgeries that are the first of their kind. and you've developed the most advanced prosthetics in th
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